Types of clinical trials

Before starting a clinical trial, the type of the trial has to be defined. The type of the trial is part of the selected design of the trial and is determined by the particular research question. Choosing the right type of a clinical trial…


Phases of a clinical trial: This is how a clinical trial works

Clinical trials are used to test the effectiveness of a drug or therapy and to find out if and which side effects occur after taking the drug or performing the treatment. They are an important tool on the way to the approval of a new drug or…


Apps on prescription

From 2021 health apps can be prescribed by doctors in GermanyThe expansion of the digital network in the health care system is taking a big step forward: From January 1, 2021, the Digital Supply Act (Digitale-Versorgung-Gesetz, DVG) will apply in…